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3 Ways to Push Past Procrastination

There will always be duties and projects that you want to put off. Learning how to work through them without procrastinating (as much) is a powerful tool to lower your daily stress. Here are three tips for resisting the temptation of procrastination and keeping your goals in sight:<p>There will always …

Procrastination

13 Horror Comics and Graphic Novels You Need to be Reading in 2016

Last year I put together a piece titled, <b>13 Horror Comics and Graphic Novels You Need to be Reading in 2015</b>. The loyal DCers crawled from the woodwork …

Legislation To Limit The Use Of Solar Power Proposed In Multiple US States

Lawmakers in places like Arizona have made news recently by placing a tax on solar panels, but in some areas, politicians want to ban solar power …

Researchers have discovered a much faster way to learn new skills

By Christopher Ingraham<p>Christopher Ingraham<p>Reporter covering all things data<p>Email Bio Follow<p>If you're trying to improve your golf swing or master that tricky guitar chord progression, here's some good news from researchers at Johns Hopkins University: You may be able to double how quickly you learn …

Johns Hopkins University

Johnny Depp Plays Donald Trump in 50-Minute Funny Or Die Biopic

Dad questions toddler about love in funny video interview

For Florida dad La Guardia Cross and his 15-month-old daughter, Amalah, February is a month where love is in the air. And, since love can be complicated, Cross decided to ask Amalah a few questions about the topic in the latest installment of "Interview with a Toddler," a series Cross created for …

Is Netflix Going To Dominate The Comedy TV World This Year?

Netflix is really ramping up its original content. The streaming service is releasing 31 original scripted shows in 2016, confirming that we really don’t need lives outside of our computers. It has never been a better time to be an insomniac hermit with about $10 to spare every month.<p>While Netflix …

My ten favourite comedy movies: ‘Catastrophe’ creator Sharon Horgan

We all know January is the bleakest month of the year, which is why we at Time Out chose to publish our updated, brand-spanking 100 best comedy …

Comedy Movies

BIG designs green-roofed police station for the Bronx

Featuring a muscular and slightly futuristic-looking design, the 40th Precinct Station will comprise a series of stacked rectangular volumes …

Innovation starts with critical thinking: join a groundbreaking Cambridge University critical thinking study

Our friends at Macat are leading the world’s largest study on critical thinking in education and the workplace. We asked them to talk us through what …

Bassem Youssef to Host Satirical Series for Fusion’s New Digital Platform F-Comedy

Fusion has inked a production deal with Egyptian comedian Bassem Youssef who will host a digital series titled “The Democracy Handbook” for the …

BIG's 8 House succeeds where the Smithsons' "streets in the sky" failed, says Bjarke Ingels

Danish architect Bjarke Ingels claims his Copenhagen housing development has accomplished the social mission Brutalist architects Alison and Peter …

Netflix Just Dropped A Trailer For ‘The Characters,’ Which Could Revolutionize The Scripted Comedy Scene

Between it’s never-ending cycle of exclusive stand-up specials, oddly funny and thought-provoking docu-comedies, and star-studded scripted series, …

Researchers Are a Step Closer to Creating an Untraceable 'Quantum Internet'

We want it!<p>Scientists are figuring out how to create a 'quantum Internet' that will be totally secure and virtually unhackable. So secure, in fact, …

Classic Eichler Home in Palo Alto Remolded into a Chic Single-Family Residence

During the 50s and 60s, Eichler homes were such an integral part of the developing suburban landscape in the San Francisco Bay Area and Greater LA …

Researchers develop carbon nanotube material stronger than kevlar

While the material pictured above might not look like much, it is actually both stronger and more pliable than kevlar or carbon fiber. Developed by …

This House Costs Just $20,000—But It’s Nicer Than Yours

By Adele Peters5 minute Read<p>For over a decade, architecture students at Rural Studio, Auburn University’s design-build program in a tiny town in West …

The secret world of membership libraries

Public libraries are a relatively new phenomenon. Before the 1880s, when Andrew Carnegie started funding the more than 1,600 library buildings that bear his name, most libraries in America were subscription-based, with members funding and shaping the collections. As free public libraries sprouted …

'Bad Lip Reading' American Football Comedy-Fest Is Back, Thank The Lord

The best thing about about the Super Bowl isn't the sport, the halftime show or the excuse to take a day off work and stay up late drinking beer to …